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VICTORIAN COURTING AND ZOMBIES

musicals and operas · blaskers and sassers present · Ages 18+ · United States
A Musical Comedy with Bite!
A Musical Comedy with Bite!

'DENTITY CRISIS

comedy · alexa-sascha lewin and selah victor · Ages 17+ · United States
Christopher Durang’s absurd comedy challenges our perceptions of sanity, sexuality and gender. Recovering from a nervous breakdown, Jane is nursed and nagged by her energetic and overwhelming mother, Edith Fromage, who claims to have invented cheese. I dentity, you dentity, he she or it dentities.
Christopher Durang’s absurd comedy challenges our perceptions of sanity, sexuality and gender. Recovering from a nervous breakdown, Jane is nursed and nagged by her energetic and overwhelming mother, Edith Fromage, who claims to have invented cheese. I dentity, you dentity, he she or it dentities.

FRIENDS : A DEPRESSION STORY IN ONE ACT

comedy · vokell entertainment · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States
A 3 woman show that goes into the psyche of a woman who suffers from depression; and how she befriends the feelings she fights on a daily basis.
A 3 woman show that goes into the psyche of a woman who suffers from depression; and how she befriends the feelings she fights on a daily basis.

CECILY BY GILLIAN PLOWMAN

ensemble theatre · cape turnaround productions · Ages 16+ · family friendly · United States
After a motorcycle accident that leaves a once vibrant young woman, brain-damaged and wheelchair bound. Family relationships are put to a test. And loyalties are questioned. Produced by Special Arrangement with THE DRAMATIC PUBLISHING COMPANY of Woodstock, Illinois.
After a motorcycle accident that leaves a once vibrant young woman, brain-damaged and wheelchair bound. Family relationships are put to a test. And loyalties are questioned. Produced by Special Arrangement with THE DRAMATIC PUBLISHING COMPANY of Woodstock, Illinois.

THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC

cabaret & variety · big guns big tobacco · Ages 16+ · includes nudity · United States
Five Chinese rings, one dancing Harriet Tubman. TOBM is the story of The Amazing Daisy and Sweet Bojanski Brown, two performers with more dreams than talent, and their struggle to get booked at the Moulin Rouge, Las Vegas’ first integrated casino. Set in 1955. TOBM is a work in progress.
Five Chinese rings, one dancing Harriet Tubman. TOBM is the story of The Amazing Daisy and Sweet Bojanski Brown, two performers with more dreams than talent, and their struggle to get booked at the Moulin Rouge, Las Vegas’ first integrated casino. Set in 1955. TOBM is a work in progress.

CONSIDER THE NIGHT

ensemble theatre · the others · world premiere · United States
Who do we become in darkness, unobserved? Inspired by texts from the Harlem Renaissance, the Left Bank, and the Mexican Revolution, this dark comedy follows groups of outsiders as they betray each other, make out, strip, kill, and discover just how badly they're capable of behaving.
Who do we become in darkness, unobserved? Inspired by texts from the Harlem Renaissance, the Left Bank, and the Mexican Revolution, this dark comedy follows groups of outsiders as they betray each other, make out, strip, kill, and discover just how badly they're capable of behaving.

RIBBON OF LIFE

ensemble theatre · steve julian · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
The right to choose. The right to marry. The right to die. A wife and husband are moved to crisis when their daughter loves a transgender woman. Grandma intends to call it quits at 80. And the inexplicable forces everyone to decide whether to untangle their own ribbon of life.
The right to choose. The right to marry. The right to die. A wife and husband are moved to crisis when their daughter loves a transgender woman. Grandma intends to call it quits at 80. And the inexplicable forces everyone to decide whether to untangle their own ribbon of life.

SHAME BASED FUN

comedy · independent · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States
Have you ever been plagued by an overwhelming sense of sexual guilt? Yes? (Yes.) Yes! Of course you have. In that case, this is the perfect show for you!
Have you ever been plagued by an overwhelming sense of sexual guilt? Yes? (Yes.) Yes! Of course you have. In that case, this is the perfect show for you!

WOMEN

comedy · beth dies inc / combined artform · Ages 13+ · United States
This fast paced comedy is a mash up of Louisa May Alcott's classic, 'Little Women' and HBO's critically acclaimed 'Girls', delivering a smartly crafted and hilarious 50 minute show. New York Magazine's approval matrix pegged it as "High Brow and Brilliant" and Gothamist calls it "Hysterical."
This fast paced comedy is a mash up of Louisa May Alcott's classic, 'Little Women' and HBO's critically acclaimed 'Girls', delivering a smartly crafted and hilarious 50 minute show. New York Magazine's approval matrix pegged it as "High Brow and Brilliant" and Gothamist calls it "Hysterical."

THE MOST MASSIVE WOMAN WINS

ensemble theatre · lish bliss projects · Ages 14+ · United States
Challenging, brutal & hilarious, women of various shapes & sizes explore their perceptions of body image and reveal their experiences, both haunting & empowering, of dealing with their weight/body issues.
Challenging, brutal & hilarious, women of various shapes & sizes explore their perceptions of body image and reveal their experiences, both haunting & empowering, of dealing with their weight/body issues.

THAT'S WHY I HOLD ON

ensemble theatre · bunny moon press · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States
I’m taking you back to the night I couldn’t get home, the night I walked for hours and got nowhere even with help from my comatose mother, a homeless woman, and a few angels… the night Mom’s story ends and this one begins. Given one last chance, what would you say?
I’m taking you back to the night I couldn’t get home, the night I walked for hours and got nowhere even with help from my comatose mother, a homeless woman, and a few angels… the night Mom’s story ends and this one begins. Given one last chance, what would you say?

TWELFTH NIGHT, OR WHAT YOU WILL...

comedy · mine is yours · Ages 0+ · family friendly · United States
6-actor, 1-musician, 90-minute Twelfth Night; Shakespeare's most complexly hilarious comedy - complete with gender-swapping, breakneck quick-changes, and live, original music! Not your grandma's Shakespeare.
6-actor, 1-musician, 90-minute Twelfth Night; Shakespeare's most complexly hilarious comedy - complete with gender-swapping, breakneck quick-changes, and live, original music! Not your grandma's Shakespeare.

SEX, LIES, AND SOCIAL MEDIA

ensemble theatre · the alliance of los angeles playwrights (alap) · Ages 15+ · United States
Funny, sexy, outrageous, touching... just a few of the words to describe the 5 short plays in "Sex, Lies, and Social Media." Dan Berkowitz, Ron Burch, Elin Hampton, Lorin Howard, and Mary Steelsmith are the playwrights. Bring your mobile devices: at this show, we want you to leave your phones ON...
Funny, sexy, outrageous, touching... just a few of the words to describe the 5 short plays in "Sex, Lies, and Social Media." Dan Berkowitz, Ron Burch, Elin Hampton, Lorin Howard, and Mary Steelsmith are the playwrights. Bring your mobile devices: at this show, we want you to leave your phones ON...

RIOT GRRRL SAVES THE WORLD

ensemble theatre · will play for food theatre group · Ages 15+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
When a Jehovah’s Witness stumbles into a Riot Grrrl meeting, beliefs are challenged on all sides. But with the Apocalypse just around the corner, these teen punk prophets must band together to save the world by making zines, rocking out and navigating the beginning of love at the End of Days.
When a Jehovah’s Witness stumbles into a Riot Grrrl meeting, beliefs are challenged on all sides. But with the Apocalypse just around the corner, these teen punk prophets must band together to save the world by making zines, rocking out and navigating the beginning of love at the End of Days.

ODESSA

ensemble theatre · the illyrian players · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States
Set within the confines of an underground bunker in a post-apocalyptic world, McClain's Odessa is a futuristic myth about the complex intersections intimacy, isolation and identity. Illyrian Artistic Director Weckstein explores these themes through a lens of sex-positivity. vimeo.com/97298238
Set within the confines of an underground bunker in a post-apocalyptic world, McClain's Odessa is a futuristic myth about the complex intersections intimacy, isolation and identity. Illyrian Artistic Director Weckstein explores these themes through a lens of sex-positivity. vimeo.com/97298238

TREASON

A father rules a made-up nation with his family as his only subjects. When his son takes the mission too far and his daughter questions everything, he fights for power in the face of family, country, and reality.

A BIT MUCH: A Solo Comedy

A LOL funny, insightful journey that illustrates how women can comfortably step into their own brand of strength and femininity without compromise. Spoiler alert: it's harder than it looks, but not impossible. June 8, 16, 27 at the Lounge Theatre.

HOLLYWOODN'T

A musical memoir by Lisa Verlo directed by and developed with Jessica Lynn Johnson. "Connecting to the audience on an almost cellular level… Lisa is fierce, brave, wise and absolutely hilarious…Bravo!" Samantha Simmonds-Ronceros NoHo Arts District